Rosanne Croft, author of A Gentile in Deseret, is the co-author of Always Home for Christmas, Once Upon a Christmas, and the historical novel Like a Bird Wanders (OakTara, 2011, 2010, 2008). In addition, she contributed to What Would Jesus Do Today? A One-Year Devotional, by Helen Haidle (Multnomah, 1998). Residing near Bend, Oregon, Rosanne is a member of Central Oregon Writer’s Guild and Oregon Christian Writers. She loves to quilt, hike, and have tea with friends.